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Cannot upgrade lame due to package permissions #12297
I've had this issue before I believe specifically with lame. Some of the library files and others require root permissions. I cannot upgrade nor remove lame using brew.
Here is the recent attempt:
Thanks, mistydemeo. I was nervous to make that broad chown change since I'm not sure what that directory should be. What is the default?
As far as I know, I've done nothing to change the ownership of any files in that directory. Any thoughts as to what might have been done?
If you installed Homebrew via the standard install, then /usr/local will be owned by your user with group-ownership of admin. (You would know if you installed it with other permissions, since you would have had to do a custom install!)
Not sure what could have changed ownership, but if you